GLSA 201711-02: Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilities

Title:Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilities
Bugs: #635556, #636800


Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Chromium and Google Chrome, the worst of which could result in the execution of arbitrary code.


Chromium is an open-source browser project that aims to build a safer, faster, and more stable way for all users to experience the web.

Google Chrome is one fast, simple, and secure browser for all your devices

Affected packages

Package Vulnerable Unaffected Architecture(s)
www-client/chromium < 62.0.3202.89 >= 62.0.3202.89 All supported architectures
www-client/google-chrome < 62.0.3202.89 >= 62.0.3202.89 All supported architectures


Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium and Google Chrome. Please review the referenced CVE identifier and Google Chrome Releases for details.


A remote attack may be able to execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition, or have other unspecified impacts.


There is no known workaround at this time.


All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:

      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose

All Google Chrome users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/google-chrome-62.0.3202.89"



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